31 May '11, 3pm

Melting Ice Roads Could Cause Northern Countries' Interiors To Become Wilder #eco #environment

Melting Ice Roads Could Cause Northern Countries' Interiors To Become Wilder #eco #environment

Melting Ice Roads Could Cause Northern Countries' Interiors To Become Wilder Ice road on Great Slave Lake, Northwest Territories, photo: Wikipedia . A twist on the tale of Arctic development opened up by warming temperatures and melting ice : We know that oil companies are itching to explore in newly ice-free waters and that nations are already staking claims, but a new report in Nature Climate Change says that access to interior regions of northern latitudes may be cut off as melting ice and soil closes ice roads . View the entire comment thread.

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Melting ice roads in Arctic could have big impact

Melting ice roads in Arctic could have big impact

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